Russell McLain Releases New Single From Upcoming debut Album, “The Ballad Of Uncle Jr”


Walker Louisiana — March 30, 1985 — Russell McLain releases new music and announces pre-sale of upcoming debut album.

WALKER, Louisiana. (March 30, 2017) Soulful singer-songwriter Russell McLain releases his very first original song “The Ballad Of Uncle JR.” out today and will be released to Radio Airplay Monday April 3 2017. The song is a featured track from his highly anticipated debut album that will drop May 15 2017.

“I’ve been writing music and producing this album since October and for me it’s been a journey of personal growth. I’ve learned alot about myself and can’t wait to share my story with the world!
Russell will be featured on an upcoming episode of AVA Radio’s Behind The Music Serires and he will also be featured in American Pride Magazine.
“A lot of excitiing things are going on but I do my best to stay focused on my music and completing my album.”
Russell recently started touring with Louisiana Regional Recording Artist Jody Vicknair playing bass, singing, and on occasion playing rythem guitar. Find out more at
The Ballad Of Uncle JR. is available now on all major streaming platforms such as iTunes, Google Play, Amazon, and at Russell’s debut album is now available for pre-order at his official website and on iTunes.

Russell McLain announces release of new music. pre-sale of debut album. and more.

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American electric soul artist Russell McLain is an exuberant vocalist, guitarist, bassist and entertainer. Born in 1985, his entertainer traits shined at an early age and he shared the stage with well-known Louisiana musicians. With country, rock, and blues intertwined into his music, 2017 marks 15 years of Russell’s voyage as a musician playing on the Louisiana regional live music circuit. Revealing his musical and songwriting skills, his debut studio album “Russell Devin McLain” is set to release on May 15th 2017 with are a mixture of original and cover songs. Reflecting the story of his musical journey, the album includes originals like “The Ballad of Ol’ Jr”, love song ”Until I Came Around”, “I Don’t Dance” by Ronnie Dunn and iconic hit “Down in the Boondocks” by Billy Joe Royal. As Russell’s moving lyrics and smooth vocals blends effortlessly into harmonizing tones, his sonic creations continues to be propulsive.

Russell McLain
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